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Trump reverses course and says his Florida resort won’t be used for G7 summit

Trump reverses course and says his Florida resort won’t be used for G7 summit

President Donald Trump on Saturday night abruptly reversed course and announced next year’s G7 economic summit of world powers would not be held at Trump National in Doral, Florida, in a rare departure after facing bipartisan backlash. The President tweeted the major change just over 48 hours after the initial announcement: “We will no longer…MORE

Why Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez endorsed Bernie Sanders

Why Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez endorsed Bernie Sanders

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez never hid from the fact that choosing between Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren would be a difficult one as she weighed her 2020 presidential endorsement. She was open, when asked, about her affection and appreciation for both Democratic candidates. A decision, if it was going to come at all, wasn’t expected…MORE

The Biden campaign intensifies its criticism of Facebook

The Biden campaign intensifies its criticism of Facebook

The Biden campaign ramped up its criticism of Facebook in a second letter to the social media giant, calling for the platform to reject another false anti-Joe Biden ad. In Thursday’s letter, Biden campaign manager Greg Schultz blasted Facebook for what he called a “deeply flawed” policy, saying it gives “blanket permission” for candidates to…MORE

Republican congressman open to impeaching Trump announces retirement

Republican congressman open to impeaching Trump announces retirement

Florida Republican Rep. Francis Rooney said Saturday he would not run for reelection, after suggesting he could be open to impeaching President Donald Trump. “I’ve done what I came to do,” Rooney told Fox News. He said he ran for Congress to “get the money for the Everglades projects that had been languishing for many…MORE

READ: State Department investigation into email use related to Clinton server

READ: State Department investigation into email use related to Clinton server

An investigation by the State Department released on Friday said there was no “persuasive evidence” of widespread mishandling of classified information in the controversy surrounding Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server while she was secretary of state. Read the report here: cnn.com/2019/10/18/politics/hillary-clinton-emails-chuck-grassley-investigation/index.htmlMORE

‘I am not a Russian spy’: Jill Stein slams Clinton’s accusations

‘I am not a Russian spy’: Jill Stein slams Clinton’s accusations

Former 2016 Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein slammed Hillary Clinton’s accusations that she and 2020 Democratic candidate Tulsi Gabbard are Russian assets, calling Clinton’s comments a “wild and insulting theory.” “I am not a Russian spy,” Stein said Saturday on CNN’s “Smerconish.” “I think this is a completely unhinged conspiracy theory for which there…MORE

Francis Rooney is the rare House Republican open to impeaching Trump

Francis Rooney is the rare House Republican open to impeaching Trump

Rep. Francis Rooney is one of the few Republicans in the House of Representatives who seems open to the impeachment of President Donald Trump. Rooney, a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee at the center of the inquiry, said Friday that he had not yet come to a conclusion on whether the President committed…MORE

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